A Shell gas station customer pumps gas in Menlo Park (AP)

Rising Gas Prices Could Mean Higher Summer Travel Costs

Travelers can expect to pay higher prices this summer, as airlines are offering fewer airfare discounts.


A cameraman films in San Francisco for an upcoming production. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

San Francisco Seeks To Lure Film Crews To City

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The city of San Francisco can’t offer the tax breaks that other cities can to lure in film productions, but it hopes to tempt them instead with some freebies and discounts. […]

CBS San Francisco–01/27/2011

Customers rush through the door at Best Buy. (CBS)

Post-Holiday Shopping Discounts Hard To Find

Many stores are not offering as many post-holiday specials this year.


Customers rush through the door at Best Buy. (CBS)

Bay Area Shoppers Search For Black Friday Bargains

Bargain hunters braved the chilly Friday morning temperatures as stores and malls across the Bay Area were filled with those looking for big discounts.



NorCal Prosecutors Sue Over Alleged False Claims

Seven Northern California district attorneys have sued online retailer Inc., accusing the company of regularly making false and misleading claims about its prices.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/18/2010

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Discounts Offered In Facebook Check-In ‘Deals’

If you use Facebook to “check in” to your favorite restaurants or shops, you can now expect to see rewards and discounts from companies looking to drum up business and lure in loyal customers.

CBS San Francisco–11/03/2010